News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tilt rotors and unmanned air vehicles.
Over the last two years, Sikorsky has made significant progress reducing AOGs (aircraft on ground) and AOG turnaround time, Sikorsky exec says.
Formerly known as Marenco Swisshelicopter, Kopter has opened new facilities as it prepares for deliveries of the SH09.
Incorporation of B/E Aerospace deepens offerings across the board
Gillies has amassed 18,000 hours in helicopters over a career that traced its beginnings back to the late 1960s.
Airbus Helicopters is planning an 18-passenger version of of the H175 with a cabin similar to that of the H225 Super Puma.
The aviation maintenance and support software specialist also is ramping up a push to attract smaller operators with cloud-based system.
Aircraft four, fully outfitted with the new Rockwell Collins Fusion cockpit, is to join the test program this year.
The company, working with Stone Aviation, spent three-years obtaining approval for composite main rotor blades.
Today's training gives pilots and crew a real-world feel.
The stagnating civil market is showing signs of a return to life.